Tells a story about a mole who finds an umbrella, is carried by the wind to the location of a melon dealer, and escapes by using the umbrella when the melon dealer gets angry because the mole sells a melon to other little animals. For primary grades. Topics: animated, mole
In this animated story, the Mole comes upon a matchbox. The Mole and the Mouse then devise many amusing activities with the box and the matches, accidentally discovering the true purpose of matches. Without narration. Topics: animated, mole
The mole is tending his flowers, sharing them with various insects, when to his horror he discovers a set of stakes being used to mark the path of a road to be built right through his domain. At first he tries to reason with the huge bulldozer that proceeds along this track, but when that fails he digs a trench into which the machine falls. While it is helpless, the mole stakes out another route, neatly curving it around his garden and thus saving it from destruction. Topics: animated, mole
byZdeněk Miler; Československý filmexport.; Phoenix/BFA Films & Video.
Tells a story about a little mole who is carried by a rocket to a deserted island in the middle of the ocean. Shows how the sea animals help repair the ruined rocket and go off in it with the mole. For elementary grades. Topics: animated, mole
A sardonic allegory about tyranny and revolution. A greedy, swaggering bag devours every object in its path until all survivors are forced to pay homage. A revolt starts -- the bag is defeated -- and victory seems accomplished, until a new leader emerges: the rebels' flag, stuffed with the guts of the old tyrant. Object animation by Tadeusz Wilkosz Topics: Despotism, Animated films, Short films, Revolutions, Animated films, Despotism, Revolutions, Short...
Little Red Riding Hood An animated version of the Brothers Grimm tale about Little Red Riding Hood who, in defiance of a promise to her mother, strays off the path to her grandmother's house to play in the woods. She is tricked by a wolf, but saved in the knick of time by a hunter. Little Red Riding Hood promises never to disobey her mother again. For primary grades. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Tells the story of Little Red... Topics: Educational Film, Children's literature, Animated films, Fairy tales, Fairy tales, Children's...
Lenora This animated film is the story of a sloppy girl who learns about cleanliness in a unique way. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Topics: Children's films, Animated films, Cleanliness, Animated films, Children's films
An animated cartoon about a straight line who falls in love with a dot who is in love with a squiggle favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Animation (Cinematography), Animated films, Love, Animated films, Animation (Cinematography), Love
Automatic Moving Company: Emile Cole Set in Greektown, one of Baltimore's ethnic neighborhoods, this cinema verite documentary focuses on four young immigrant women of the Greek community. Shows them living and growing up in a modern urban society with values and customs that differ from and often contradict those of their rural Greek heritage. Topics: Animated films, Silent films, Short films, Animated films, Short films, Silent films
byKipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936. Rikki-tikki-tavi; Chuck Jones Enterprises
An animated version of Rudyard Kipling's tale of a mongoose who is saved from a storm by a boy and his parents, and then becomes the family's defender against the dreaded cobras that roam the compound Topics: Animated films, Children's films, Animal films, Mongooses, Animal films, Animated films, Children's...
Shows scientists communicating with apes by teaching them sign language and through the use of a talking typewriter or computer. Points out that these communication methods can be used to help teach language to the mentally retarded and to brain - damaged children. Reveals through laboratory analysis of a blood sample the structure of blood cells and the composition of plasma. Animated drawings and X-ray motion pictures of the circulatory system illustrate the work of the blood in circulating... Topics: Children's literature, Animated films, Children's films, Animated films, Children's films,...
Night on Bald Mountain SummaryUses shadow and pin - board animation to create the mood of the music of 'NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN,' by Moussorgsky. Produced by Alexander Alexeieff and Claire Parker. Presents a series of character studies of what it is like to be old in America, as seen through the eyes of a young nurse and writer in both rural and urban settings. Topics: Animated films, Experimental films, Independent films, Short films, Animated films, Experimental...
A stop-motion film about gender and Church doctrine involving pipe cleaner people - one of which is Asian. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC . favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: religion, Christianity, pipe cleaners, animated
Producer, Wolf Koenig; directors, Ruppert Glover, Michel Patenaude; narrator, Stanley Jackson; collaborating authority, Michel Patenaude; animator, Ishu Patel; photographers, Ruppert Glover, Wolf Koenig; film editor, Ruppert Glover Topics: National Film Board of Canada, National Film Board of Canada, Animated films, Animated films
byTazewell, Charles. The littlest angel; Coronet Instructional Films
Based on the book of the same title by Charles Tazewell Tells about a lonely little angel and his humble gift to the Christ child Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Christmas stories, Children's literature, Animated photography Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Follows the reproductive cycle of the female rat. Photomicroscopy and phase-contrast cinematography illustrate bursting the follicle, release of follicular fluid, and emergence of the egg with its granular cell mass. Describes transport of the egg mass to and into the oviduct, role of oviductal cilia, and penetration of sperm through grandular cell mass to effect fertilization Summary Shows scenes of ovulation as observed in the living animal. Animated drawings of various types of ovulation... Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Reproduction, Rats, Animated films, Visual arts, Microscopes, Land... Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation